Alleged Bitcoin Launderer Begins Hunger Strike to Protest Western Extradition

Alexander Vinnik, the alleged administrator of defunct bitcoin exchange BTC-e, reportedly began…

Binance Freezes WEX Accounts Caught Moving Possibly Stolen Funds

Intrigue abounds around the allegedly Singapore-based WEX exchange, whose ownership and activities…

Alleged Bitcoin Launderer Alexander Vinnik Questioned by French Investigators, Lawyer Says Charges are ‘Trumped up’

The legal saga surrounding alleged bitcoin launderer Alexander Vinnik continues to grow…

Bitcoin Prices Broaches $9,000 on Crypto Exchange WEX; Critics Cry Foul

The bitcoin price has been largely flat on Wednesday, rising approximately one-half-of-one…

Greek Police Uncover Plot to Murder Alleged Bitcoin Launderer Alexander Vinnik

Greek authorities have reportedly managed to uncover a murder plot targeting Russian…

US Secret Service Agent Get 2 Extra Years for Silk Road Bitcoin Theft

A former U.S. Secret Service agent who was sentenced to 71 months…

Embattled Bitcoin Exchange BTC-E Back Online, with Limited Availability

Earlier this summer, as reported by CCN, BTC-e’s domain was seized by…

Embattled Bitcoin Exchange BTC-E Pledges Daily Updates Ahead of September Relaunch

Earlier this summer, CCN reported on BTC-e’s domain being seized shortly after…

BTC-E Offers Users Free Trading for Exchange Issued Debt Tokens

Late last month, BTC-e’s domain was seized, shortly after 38-year-old Russian national…

BTC-E Claims Alexander Vinnik Was Never Their Admin Employee, Promises to Return Customer Funds

Recently, BTC-e’s domain went down and, shortly before, news of 38-year-old Alexander…

BTC-E Domain Seized by Authorities, Alleged Operator Alexander Vinnik Charged by U.S. Grand Jury

A Russian man arrested in Greece accused of laundering at least $4…

Google: Ransomware Extortionists Net $25 Million in Two Years, 95% Cashed out through BTC-E

Recently two global ransomware campaigns made headlines due to the incredible reach…